Jim Wright

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EY Industry Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016, Stephen Vernon of Green Propertyat the awards. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Property veteran Stephen Vernon, chairman of Green Property and director of Green Reit, was last night named EY Industry Entrepreneur of the Year. Th(...)

Jim Wright: “I left school in 1987 at 16 with a clear view to becoming self-employed in a farming environment.”

Jim Wright is a pig producer, feed miller and renewable energy producer, currently running a company with an annual turnover of about £40 million. W(...)

EY Entrepreneur of the Year: The six days in Boston have offered the Irish business men and women (from both sides of the Border) introductions to some of the US’s top entrepreneurs

Last Saturday, some 100 Irish entrepreneurs travelled to Boston as part of the annual EY Entrepreneur of the Year (EOY) chief executives retreat. The(...)

Kevin McLoughlin with Ian Murphy, director of  Growth & Scaling Invest NI, Julie Sinnamon, chief executive of Enterprise Ireland, Anne Heraty and programme director Sean Duffy. Photograph: Maxwellphotography.ie

The shortlist for the 2016 EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards has been announced, with 24 companies selected to compete across three categories. The(...)